Can a volunteer be also a professional? What is the relationship between profit and non-profit? These are the topics discussed during the seminars "Business and professional volunteering: a strategic alliance between profit and non-profit"
Pro Bono Italia was covered in a short article published on 18th January 2019 on the weekly magazine “Il Venerdì”
Pro Bono Italia announced today its partnership with Forum Terzo Settore Lazio
The inaugural Italy Pro Bono Day was covered by CSVnet’s and Vita’s websites, with an interview to G. Carotenuto, Chairman of Pro Bono Italia, who also provides the readers with an overview of the first four years and a half of the pro bono movement in Italy.
“Il Sole 24 Ore”, the major Italian financial newspaper, has published on Monday, 26 November 2018, an article – in the “Professions” section – entitled “Good actions, how the law firms help the civil society”
Funded by the EU Social Fund, "PerCoRSI" focuses on how to build a strategic alliance between profit and non-profit by leveraging on business and professional volunteering.
On Wednesday, 21 November 2018, at the Milan offices of DLA Piper, the closing ceremony of the Know Your Rights program took place, with the participation as keynote speakers of Remo Danovi, President of the Milan Bar Council, and Francesca Paltenghi of UNHCR.
G. Carotenuto served as a member of the 2018 PILnet Global Awards Selection Committee (with Aurélie Leconte, Pro Bono Coordinator for Europe at BNP Paribas and Lim Tanguy, CEO at Law Society Pro Bono Services of Singapore), and Master of Cerimonies at the Awards' Dinner, which took place on Tuesday, 13 November 2018, in Berlin.